Arts, Sciences, and Engineering Film and Media Studies
CRN Course Course Title Term Credits Status
86325 FMS 328 SLOW CINEMA: AGNES VARDA, CHANTAL AKERMAN, MICHELANGELO ANTONIONI, AND JEAN-LUC GODARD Spring 2018 4.0 Open
Schedule:
Day Begin End Building Room
Enrollment: Section Enroll     
2
Section Cap     
No Cap
Total Enroll     
12
Total Cap     
20
Cross Listed: AH 328 (P), AH 528, ENG 260, FMS 328
Instructors: WILLIS S
Prerequisites: SHOULD HAVE ALREADY TAKEN TWO FILM CLASSES
Description: This course will explore the many ways in which cinema operates as a time machine. Through close analysis of works by Agn├Ęs Varda, Chantal Akerman, Michelangelo Antonioni, and Jean-Luc Godard we will consider varieties of cinematic temporality in relation to questions of history and memory (collective and subjective). Readings will include: Gilles Deleuze, Kaja Silverman, David Rodowick, Siegfried Kracauer, Walter Benjamin.
Offered: Spring